SsangYong Australia — SsangYong Chairman MY2001-2007

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

A crack developing in the steering lock housing can cause the steering wheel to lock into the straight ahead position when the key is turned.

What are the hazards?

The steering may not be able to be operated leading to a lack of steerability, increasing the risk of an accident or serious injury or death of vehicle occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Consumers must present the vehicle to the nearest SsangYong Dealer for repair by replacing the steering lock housing assembly.

For further information, consumers can contact the nearest SsangYong dealer via https://ssangyong.com.au/dealers or by calling SsangYong Australia on 03 8513 2050.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised SsangYong dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 November 2001 - 30 August 2007

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Product category